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Canaries in the Mineshaft: Essays on Politics and Media

By: Adler, Renata

Price: $7.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, 2001:

Seller ID: BB0261585

ISBN: 031227520X

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Renata Adler is one of the most original, incisive and witty writers active in American letters today. Whether it be fiction, reportage or essay, her work is marked by a truly extraordinary intellect and a luminous prose that is penetrating, precise, deft and, often, very funny. In this new collection-which includes the early and definitive profile of the National Guard; the widely discussed and still controversial review of Pauline Kael; and the first major piece about foreign contributions to American political campaigns-Adler's wide-ranging reflections become focused on two increasingly fus... View more info

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Religion in American public life

By: Al-Hibri, Azizah

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0243615

ISBN: 0393322068

Condition: vg


Raise any number of public issues health care, education, welfare and religious beliefs inevitably shape Americans' viewpoints. On certain topics the introduction of religion can be explosive. This book discusses how we can and why we should hear religious voices in the public square. An American Assembly Book. View more info

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Primary Colors : A Novel of Politics

By: Anonymous

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Random House Inc (T), 1996:

Seller ID: BB0249361

ISBN: 0679448594

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Propaganda And The Public Mind

By: Barsamian, David ; Noam Chomsky

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Publisher: South End Press, 2001:

Seller ID: BB0260163

ISBN: 0896086348

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Renowned interviewer David Barsamian showcases his unique access to Chomky's thinking on a number of topics of contemporary and historical import. In an interview conducted after the important November 1999 "Battle in Seattle," Chomsky discusses prospects for building a movement to challenge corporate domination of the media, the environment, and even our private lives. Chomsky also engages in a discussion of his ideas on language and mind, making his important linguistic insights accessible to the lay reader.Noam Chomsky, Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,... View more info

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Miracles and Massacres: True and Untold Stories of the Making of America

By: Beck, Glenn

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Publisher: Threshold Editions, 2014:

Seller ID: BB0248566

ISBN: 1476771200

Condition: VG


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Liars: How Progressives Exploit Our Fears for Power and Control

By: Beck, Glenn

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Publisher: Mercury Radio Arts, 2016:

Seller ID: BB0253314

ISBN: 1476798850

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Eco-Freaks

By: Berlau, John

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Publisher: Thomas Nelson:

Seller ID: BB0231643

ISBN: 1595550674

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Tree-huggers may actually be squeezing the life out of the environment. In a book that is alternately alarming, enlightening, ironic, and entertaining, award-winning journalist John Berlau explores the myriad ways in which shortsighted environmentalism actually endangers trees, wildlife, and people. In chapter after chapter, Berlau debunks myths and libels about: global warming and climate change the dangers of pesticides like DDT trees and pollution fuel economy and the auto industry the threat posed by asbestos the lifesaving role of dams and levees plans to "rewild" America Mother ... View more info

Happy Days Were Here Again

By: Buckley, William F. Jr.

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Publisher: Random House Inc (T), 1993:

Seller ID: BB0260166

ISBN: 0679403981

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Dangerous Waters : Modern Piracy and Terror on the High Seas

By: Burnett, John S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dutton Books, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0250742

ISBN: 0525946799

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Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi

By: Burton, Fred; Samuel M. Katz

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0250431

ISBN: 1250041104

Condition: VG


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We're right, they're wrong

By: Carville, James

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York ; Random House : c1996., 1996:

Seller ID: BB0249493

ISBN: 0679769781

Condition: VG


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Failed States: The Abuse Of Power And The Assault On Democracy

By: Chomsky, Noam

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited, 2006:

Seller ID: BB0260161

ISBN: 0739471872

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The right moment

By: Dallek, Matthew

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Publisher: New York : Free Press, c2000.:

Seller ID: BB0240742

ISBN: 068484320X

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Ronald Reagan's first great victory, in the 1966 California governor's race, seemed to come from nowhere and has long since confounded his critics. Just two years earlier, when Barry Goldwater lost to Lyndon Johnson by a landslide, the conservative movement was pronounced dead. In California, Governor Edmund "Pat" Brown was celebrated as the "Giant Killer" for his 1962 victory over Richard Nixon. From civil rights, to building the modern California system of higher education, to reinventing the state's infrastructure, to a vast expansion of the welfare state, Brown's liberal agenda reigned su... View more info

The Language Police

By: Diane Ravitch

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Medwag Pub, 2003:

Seller ID: BB0249947

ISBN: 0965496368

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Bait and switch

By: Ehrenreich, Barbara

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2005.:

Seller ID: BB0246293

ISBN: 0805076069

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The bestselling author of Nickel and Dimed goes back undercover to do for America's ailing middle class what she did for the working poor Barbara Ehrenreich's Nickel and Dimed explored the lives of low-wage workers. Now, in Bait and Switch, she enters another hidden realm of the economy: the shadowy world of the white-collar unemployed. Armed with a plausible resume of a professional "in transition," she attempts to land a middle-class job--undergoing career coaching and personality testing, then trawling a series of EST-like boot camps, job fairs, networking events, and evangelical job-se... View more info

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Media unlimited

By: Gitlin, Todd

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2003, c2002.:

Seller ID: BB0242989

ISBN: 0805072837

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Everyone knows that the media surround us, but no one quite understands what this means for our lives. In "Media Unlimited," a remarkable and original look at our media-glutted, speed-addicted world, Todd Gitlin makes us stare, as if for the first time, at the biggest picture of all. From video games to elevator music, action movies to reality shows, Gitlin evokes a world of relentless sensation, instant transition, and nonstop stimulus. He shows how all media, all the time fuels celebrity worship, paranoia, and irony; and how attempts to ward off the onrush become occasions for yet more media... View more info

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The assault on reason

By: Gore, Al

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2007.:

Seller ID: BB0238084

ISBN: 0143113623

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A #1 "New York Times" bestseller: A visionary analysis of the degradation of our public sphere and its consequences for our democracy Nobel Peace Prize winner, bestselling author, activist, and political icon, Al Gore has become one of the most respected and influential public intellectuals in America today. "The Assault on Reason" takes an unprecedented look at how faith in the power of reason?the idea that citizens can govern themselves through rational debate?is now under assault. The marketplace of ideas, once open to everyone through the printed word, has been corrupted by the politi... View more info

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An inconvenient truth

By: Gore, Al

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Emmaus, PA : Rodale Press ; c2006.:

Seller ID: BB0250401

ISBN: 1594865671

Condition: VG


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Double Down: Game Change 2012

By: Halperin, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin, November 2013:

Seller ID: BB0261529

ISBN: 1594204403

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Federalist Papers

By: Hamilton, Alexander

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Publisher: Bantam Books:

Seller ID: BB0233772

ISBN: 0553210726

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